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Havana's Cafe

#568 of 2,994 Restaurants in Orlando}
€€ - €€€Caribbean, Latin, Spanish
8544 Palm Pkwy, Orlando, FL 32836-6415
+1 407-238-5333
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“ropa vieja” (14 reviews)
“yellow rice” (13 reviews)
“plantains” (16 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Cuban, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
8544 Palm Pkwy, Orlando, FL 32836-6415
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1 - 10 of 214 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

The food here was amazing especially loved the fried plantains and the homemade hot sauce, simple ambiance but worth it

Thank Melinda D
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

We love Cuban food and this was one of the better restaurants we've been to. We went twice in 3 days and had the Cubano, yuca frita and the masitas de puerco (chunks of pork). Very tasty. They also have a homemade habanero sauce which...More

Thank AaronAndMaggie
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Ok so we decided to give this place a second chance. But it was just confirmation to stay away. We are not tourist but are always looking for new places to try in hopes we find a gem. First the service is terrible. Each employee...More

1  Thank robrely2002
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

I went with my family last Friday, looking for Cuban food. The place is a small but cozy. Our server (we didn't his name) was very dry. Did not explained anything about the menu. One of my children is 11 and the kids menu was...More

Thank 3LM
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We had no reservations, but someone was getting us a table for 7 before we even walked in the door. The restaurant was busy, but not packed. The food was excellent - plantains were perfect, the red snapper special was crispy & full of flavor....More

Thank SylvesterHVC
Reviewed 5 August 2017

We were visiting Orlando from Australia and staying at a local hotel who told us to walk across to this restaurant... This reminded us of our trip to Cuba 5 years earlier ... so we were keen to try Cuban food again, if only to...More

Thank RubenhoAust
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Great tasting food. Homey cozy then again am from DR and this Cuban place just felt familiar. We had the paella for 2 and ropa vieja with yellow rice and maduros. Mmmm great. Just wish they would tone down that codfish (bacalao) flavor on the...More

Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Other than the "hot sauce" they put on the table, the food here is pretty authentic and pretty good. The Cuban Combination appetizer platter was plenty for a group of five. The only disappointment there was the papa rellena; a bit dry. The vaca frita...More

Thank eljuezcubano
Reviewed 9 July 2017

We enjoyed going to this very good Cuban restaurant which had more local diners than tourists. The food and service were quite good, the prices were reasonable, and we were able to enjoy a leisurely dinner.

Thank bunkhedena
Reviewed 18 June 2017

For the past 5 years I have made Havana's a must after going with some Cuban friends. The restaurant has been remodeled since but the quality of food has been just as good and authentic, Service is a little slow but we have come to...More

Thank Pedro S
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Awilda V
8 May 2015|
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Response from HotelJumpers | Reviewed this property |
Very affordable, but the food is not that great. There are better and cleaner Cuban restaurants in the area for the money.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8544 Palm Pkwy, Orlando, FL 32836-6415
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando
  • Phone Number: +1 407-238-5333
  • This restaurant is at Walt Disney World
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